Palatin Media

Mediawan alum Richard Maroko’s Backbone & Palatin Media launch FAST channels JV

Backbone Media, the production and distribution firm launched last year by former AB Groupe exec Richard Maroko, has partnered with Germany-based Palatin Media on a new joint venture to launch FAST channels across Europe. FAST Media is based in Munich and has just rolled out three channels in France and Switzerland, with Enquêtes de Choc focusing […]

Germany’s Palatin invests in Frank’s Rocket Rights & Benmore’s Rights Booster

German firm Palatin Media has invested in David and Matthew Frank’s recently launched TV distribution firm Rocket Rights and its VOD-focused sister company Rights Booster. Palatin, which was founded by Bernd Schlötterer in 2011, has made an undisclosed equity investment in both Rocket Rights and Rights Booster. The latter was founded by former Kew Media Distribution exec Mark […]

Canuck, German prodcos partner for dramas

Production companies in Canada and Germany are to develop and coproduce television dramas for the North American and international markets. Toronto’s Copperheart Entertainment, the newly formed Remstar Studios and Munich’s Palatin Media have formed the joint venture here in Cannes at MIPTV. Palatin, which launched in 2011, will act as international sales agent and coproducer […]